The Sting
Released
1973
Directed by
George Roy Hill
Tagline
...all it takes is a little Confidence.
All it takes is a little confidence!
Produced by
Tony Bill
Michael Phillips
Julia Phillips
Screenplay by
David S. Ward
Actors
Paul Newman
Robert Redford
Robert Shaw
Charles Durning
Eileen Brennan
Sally Kirkland
Harold Gould
Kathleen Freeman
Ray Walston
Dana Elcar
Larry D. Mann
Susan French
John Quade
Brad Sullivan
Ken Sansom
Bruce Kimball
William "Billy" Benedict
Arthur Tovey
Jack Kehoe
Byron Morrow
James Sloyan
Robert Earl Jones
Charles Dierkop
Avon Long
Alexander Lockwood
Arch Johnson
Dimitra Arliss
John Heffernan
Leonard Barr
Guy Way
Tom Spratley
Jack Collins
Kenneth O'Brien
Joe Tornatore
Ta-Tanisha
Pearl Shear
Paulene Myers
Robert Brubaker
Lee Paul
Ed Bakey
Chuck Morrell
Patricia Bratcher
Netflix Rating
PG (USA)
Rated
PG (USA)
Netflix Genre
Classics
Classic Comedies
Netflix Format
DVD
Genres
Crime Fiction
Drama
Action Film
Comedy
Buddy film
Sequel
The Sting II
Category
Film

The Sting

The Sting is a 1973 American caper film set in September 1936, involving a complicated plot by two professional grifters to con a mob boss. The film was directed by George Roy Hill, who had directed Newman and Redford in the western Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Created by screenwriter David S. Ward, the story was inspired by real-life cons done by brothers Fred and Charley Gondorff and documented by David Maurer in his book The Big Con: The Story of the Confidence Man. The title ... more on Wikipedia

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